GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) –

Drivers can expect traffic near the intersection of Seaway Rd. and Cowan-Lorraine Rd. due to fatal accident involving a pedestrian.

At about 6:00 p.m., a 44-year-old man died after being struck by a pickup truck on Lorraine Rd, according to Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove. Reports say the truck was moving northbound on Lorraine Rd. when the pedestrian attempted to cross the road.

Officers from the Gulfport Police Department are on the scene investigating the incident.

No names have been released.